Black Power Is Neither Black Supremacy Nor Reverse Racism

Extracted from (paid link) Black Power recognizes — it must recognize — the ethnic basis of American politics as well as the power-oriented nature of American politics. Black Power therefore calls for black people to consolidate behind their own, so that they can bargain from a position of strength. But while we endorse the procedure … More Black Power Is Neither Black Supremacy Nor Reverse Racism

Toni Morrison: “People who practice racism are bereft.”

Toni Morrison Takes the Melanin Challenged Inferiority Complex (So-called “White” so-called “Supremacy”) To Task The transcript below is from a YouTube video of Charlie Rose interviewing Toni Morrison (in 1998 based on all the clues we have found so far.) Apparently, he asked her about the Melanin Challenged Inferiority Complex (which some people still call … More Toni Morrison: “People who practice racism are bereft.”

Then there would have been the added disadvantage of the white complexion

It is not an unbearably unpleasant complexion when it keeps to itself, but when it comes into competition with masses of brown and black the fact is betrayed that it is endurable only because we are used to it. Nearly all black and brown skins are beautiful, but a beautiful white skin is rare. How … More Then there would have been the added disadvantage of the white complexion

Keyamsha and the Awakening of 2Pac

I see no changes. Wake up in the morning and I ask myself: Is life worth livin? Should I blast myself? I’m tired of bein poor and even worse I’m Black My stomach hurts so I’m lookin for a purse to snatch. Cops give a damn about a negro. Pull a trigger. Kill a nigga.  … More Keyamsha and the Awakening of 2Pac